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Fujikawa in Mikawa Province: The Laughter of a Madwoman (Kyôfu no gishô),

from the series Calligraphy and Pictures for the Fifty-three Stations of the Tôkaidô

(Shoga gojûsan eki).


Artist: Kawanabe Kyôsai (1831–1889)
Signed: Seika (or Sayaka?) Kyosai (active during 1870s)
Publisher: Sawamuraya Seikichi 

Date: 1872 (Meiji 5)

Format: o-ban; woodblock printed 


Fine color, impression, and condition. Minor worm hole left-center margin. 



Kyosai - Laughter of a Madwoman